Linux: 2.4.28-pre4, No More New Features For 2.4

Sérgio Monteiro Basto sergiomb at
Mon Oct 11 16:20:21 PDT 2004

On Sun, 2004-10-10 at 22:56, Jon Smirl wrote:

> What should be our policy toward 2.4? For example if 2.4 is now closed
> should we implement the drm-core model for it? 
In my opinion, the message is to focus on 2.6 development and stop 2.4
where is possible to stop. 

> What about new drivers?
> If 2.4 is closed these aren't going to be accepted.

once again, in my opinion, drives are drives and doesn't change the
behaviour of the kernel so can be accepted 

> This is a different question than fixing the drivers that are already
> in 2.4. We should still do that as we find problems.

of course :)

Sérgio M. B.

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